The King County Young Democrats have officially endorsed the campaign to elect Anthony Martinelli to Des Moines City Council, Position 1. The King County Young Democrats is the only Democratic group in King County that allows the consideration of every candidate running regardless of party affiliation.
The Elect Martinelli campaign also announced that they’ve been endorsed by Fmr. State Representative Jim Moeller, and Fmr. Kent Councilmember Elizabeth Albertson. Moeller, a chemical dependency counselor for Kaiser Permanente, served as a representative from 2003 to 2017; he was Speaker Pro Tempore during the 2013-2014 session. Albertson, a Kent Councilmember from 2006 to 2013, is a current mayoral candidate.
Last month it was announced that Anthony Martinelli was endorsed by the King County Labor Council, which consists of over 100,000 workers and over 150,000 organizations including the Washington Alliance for Retired Americans, the Seattle Police Officers Guild, the Seattle Education Association, Teamsters Local 117, 174 and 763 and Fire Fighters Local 27, 864, 1257 and 1747.